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Fuel industry strongly questions objectivity of ACCC analysis of national fuel market
2 days ago

Fuel industry strongly questions objectivity of ACCC analysis of national fuel market

The peak representative body representing service station operators in Australia has responded angrily to the ACCC’s December 2017 Quarterly Report on the Australian Petroleum Market, seriously questioning the objectivity of …
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HR Highlight:  Misconduct outside of work?
1 week ago

HR Highlight: Misconduct outside of work?

By  •  HR Highlight

Managing the behaviour and performance of staff while at work is a demanding but well-understood requirement, however, the question is often asked…what can and should the business do about misconduct …
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Quiet increase in debit charges for many fuel retail businesses
2 weeks ago

Quiet increase in debit charges for many fuel retail businesses

By  •  Retailing

Many of us will be familiar with the introduction of “tap and go” for retail transactions.

The convenience of this form of payment has contributed to a dramatic rise in …
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Managing Ignition Sources In Hazardous Zones
3 weeks ago

Managing Ignition Sources In Hazardous Zones

By  •  Safety

Following a series of recent safety incidents retail fuel site operators are reminded to engage with staff on the importance of managing ignition sources in hazardous zones to ensure they …
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HR Highlight: Get Ready for the Easter Public Holidays now
3 weeks ago

HR Highlight: Get Ready for the Easter Public Holidays now

By  •  HR Highlight

The hot crossed buns are in the bakeries and the chocolate eggs are on the shelves, which means Easter is just around the corner.  Now is the time for businesses …
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New tax and super information service for small business owners
1 month ago

New tax and super information service for small business owners

By  •  Information

Staying up to date with taxation and superannuation laws is one of the areas that small business owners struggle with, largely because few have the time to wade through complex …
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ACCC’s fuel industry monitoring extended to wholesale prices
1 month ago

ACCC’s fuel industry monitoring extended to wholesale prices

By  •  Competition

The scope of the ACCC’s petroleum industry monitoring and reporting is defined by a series of successive directives that are periodically issued by the Federal Government.

The previous directive (issued …
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HR Highlight:  More than base wage, getting the extras right
1 month ago

HR Highlight: More than base wage, getting the extras right

By  •  HR Highlight

Ensuring that employment conditions are met goes further than making sure base wages are paid at the correct rate.  Correctly applying, communicating and paying loadings, penalties and allowances is also …
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HR Highlight: Restructure, Redeployment and Redundancy?
1 month ago

HR Highlight: Restructure, Redeployment and Redundancy?

By  •  HR Highlight

Businesses undergo pressures from many directions; successful businesses bend, flex and grow to take advantage of the opportunities that such pressures create. One of the mechanisms …
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It’s open season on fuel retailers – again!
1 month ago

It’s open season on fuel retailers – again!

By  •  Petrol pricing

The Christmas New/Year period in Australia is typically a time of Christmas trees, Christmas stockings and yes, you guessed it, petrol price commentary.

The focus on petrol prices at this …
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